Sumrall High School

  • Sumrall High School serves 541 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Sumrall High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

Top Placements

Sumrall High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Sumrall High School's student population of 541 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students541 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sumrall High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 835 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sumrall High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#353 out of 835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
9%
49%
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White
91%
43%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sumrall High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.170.57
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Graduation Rate90-94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sumrall High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLamar County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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